Executive Leadership in Academic Technology and Engineering (ELATE) ELATE at Drexel® is an exciting new leadership development program for senior women faculty in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, (STEM) and related disciplines. Program Updates UPDATE: The deadline for the 2014-2015 ELATE Fellowship year application has been extended to February 5. Visit our Application Overview page for more information and to apply. Congratulations to the inaugural class of ELATE on their graduation. View the press release and web page honoring this exceptional class. A new grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation will support the exploration of methods for providing essential executive skills, networks, and mentoring to high-potential female leaders in academic engineering and the sciences.